At Omotesando Gyre bldg on its 3rd floor officially open a pop-up 3D photo “booth”called OMOTE 3D SHASHIN KAN where visitors have opportunity to scan themselves and got printed in 3D colour printer – means that you can have a little figurine of yourself. The project, by Japanese creative agency PARTY, offers to purchase “super-mini-you” in three different sizes: small /10cm high/, medium /15cm/ and large /20cm/ – with prices starts from ¥21 000 for the smallest one.
The process is easy – firstly you are getting scanned by 3D hand-scanner which takes about 15 mint, then 3D printer printing you in COLOUR quite impressively detailed which is especially noticed at outfits and fabric texture.
The project also showcasing a small exhibition of figurines of especially invited guests including Verbal and Yoon /Ambush/, Toyama san /Pass the Baton/, Hirao san /Hirao inc/, Leslie Kee and Ryan Chan, Ako san /Numero Tokyo/ with her daughter Noa chan, Hiroshi Fujiwara san and more. Also as it is not enough at the exhibition you can get scanned and being project in big framed-screens in three different vector graphics, which makes the whole experience even more interactive and more exciting.
Leslie Kee and Ryan Chan
more info at http://www.omote3d.com/index.html